Friday, December 18, 2020

Rolex Oyster Perpetual Design Language Mystery Solved!!

 

Rolex Oyster Perpetual 

Design Language Mystery Solved!!!


When Rolex introduced their all-new Oyster Perpetual models earlier this year I remember thinking there was something really familiar about them, and like most people I assumed it was the Stella dial look.



I was looking through my unpublished archives today and discovered this 1956 Rolex ad and instantly I recognized the dual marker design language incorporated on the 15, 30 and 45 markers which is pictured below!!!